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‘Wordbirds’: A new book for word nerds

If you’re a word nerd like me, and you care more about your Words With Friends stats than the score of the Super Bowl, chances are you’ll be excited about Liesl Schillinger’s new book, “Wordbirds” (Simon & Schuster; Oct. 15). … Full Article
 

Nate Fish: From Brooklyn artist to a leader of Israeli baseball

It may seem like a stretch for someone who was once a Williamsburg-Bushwick visual artist to now be living in Israel and to call himself "The king of Jewish Baseball." … Full Article
 

Bushwick Inlet Park opens

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation cut the ribbon on its newest and greenest facility, an innovative 15,500 square foot multi-use building serving North Brooklyn’s waterfront. … Full Article
 

440 Gallery: Collective breaks art-making ground in Park Slope

There's no impresario behind the 440 Gallery (440 Sixth Avenue in Park Slope) the way Alfred Steiglitz was the driving force at "291" (291 Fifth Ave. in Manhattan) in the early 1900s. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Law School mourns longtime employee Mary Lee Bedford

Mary Lee Bedford, a beloved member of the Brooklyn Law School community for nearly three decades, died unexpectedly on Monday. She was 75.     … Full Article
 

De Blasio joins group of 'intervenors’ in LICH decision-making process

Community groups and organizations of medical professionals on Wednesday both hailed the decision by Kings County Supreme Court Justice Carolyn Demarest granting Public Advocate Bill de Blasio’s “motion to intervene” in the case that will determine the next operator of Long Island College H … Full Article
 

De Blasio granted permission to help find new operator of LICH

In the continuum of legal maneuvers involving the embattled Long Island College Hospital (LICH) and the State of New York University-Downstate (SUNY), a Brooklyn Supreme Court justice has granted Public Advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio permission to help find a new operator for … Full Article
 

Lutheran Medical Center doctor tells warning signs of stroke

Dr. Salman Azhar, chairman of Lutheran Medical Center's Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine Department, will be the featured speaker at a health care forum on Oct. … Full Article
 

Greenpoint restaurant offers something new: Silence

Quiet, please. Your dinner will now be served. That's the message being sent to customers at a New York City restaurant that prohibits any talking during an occasionally put-on $40 prix fixe, four-course meal. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn appeals court throws out gun possession charge, cites ineffective counsel

The Appellate Division, 2nd Department vacated a defendant’s gun possession conviction on the grounds that he was not represented — at the trial level — by an effective defense counsel. … Full Article
 

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